not directed toward any goal; purposeless; aimless.
having no object: an objectless preposition.
- ob·ject·less·ly, adverb
- ob·ject·less·ness, noun
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How to use objectless in a sentence
I don't think it was anger against anybody in particular; it was as objectless as it was useless and exhausting.In Accordance with the Evidence | Oliver Onions
But he must on wearily and lamely, for ever316 through this wood—objectless, except for life and liberty.Heart | Martin Farquhar Tupper
The seeming objectless cannonade secured the unharassed home-coming of the 4000 way-weary marchers from Dundee.From Capetown to Ladysmith | G. W. Steevens
Sometimes leading and sometimes carrying Hilda, Mrs. Hooven set off upon her objectless journey.The Octopus | Frank Norris
But the wonders differ from Natural Science in this—they are alike objectless, purposeless, puerile, frivolous.The Boy Scouts Book of Stories | Various